Brooklyn fighter Daniel Jacobs signs as Matchrooms first US fighter. Jacobs is highly taught of in the boxing world. “Micricle Man” as he is know currently has a record of 32-2 with 29KO’s
“I’m truly excited to be joining Matchroom Boxing and HBO,” said Jacobs. “This is a new beginning for my career and I get a chance to showcase my skills to the world.”
Matchroom Boxing is joining forces with HBO boxing to showcase Jacobs upcoming matches. Promoter Eddie Hearn says that Jacobs has proven himself as a top fighter and loves that he will be given this chance. The UK based Matchroom Boxing is hoping to sign more US based stars and bring the UK boxing world up the par with its American counter parts. This just may be the first steps in doing so.